Fenton USA Presents. . .
(Williamstown, WV, February 16, 2009).
Limited to just 500 pieces, the Fenton USA Cat-tales Frog, by
renowned Cameo Artists Kelsey Murphy and Robert Bomkamp, is sure
to become an heirloom treasure. Kelsey and Robert specialize in
glass cameo carving, an exacting art that demands both skill in
design and great dexterity in execution. In recent months, they have
teamed with Fenton USA to design and produce some remarkable limited
Cameo carving is a painstaking process. After the glass has been
annealed, a special mask is taped to the surface of the glass. Each
piece is carefully sandcarved, by hand, using aluminum oxide crystal
under pressure to take away some of the surface. Great individual
skill and experience are needed to control this operation, as many
distinct stages of successive cameo carving are required to create
Item 5274EK Cameo Carved Limited Edition "Cat-tales" 2-1/2" Frog
retails for $99 U.S.
Now in its 103rd year of manufacturing, Fenton USA continues its
longstanding traditions of craftsmanship and quality with new glass
colors, handpainted decorations and limited editions.
Creating spectacular colored art glass for more than a century in
their Williamstown, West Virginia location, Fenton Art Glass Company
represents American handcrafted glass artistry. Fenton is known for
its wide range of colors, handpainting and
handcrafting. For four generations, Fenton family members have
remained active in the business and are proud to continue an
American glassmaking tradition begun in 1905.
Call 800-933-6766 for more information or visit